Missing Teeth Can Be Devastating To Your Oral Health If They Are Not Replaced In A Timely Manner!

Artificial tooth roots called dental implants are placed into the mandible to replace lost natural teeth. Implants and their attached crowns closely mimic the look and function of real teeth. They can make an attractive alternative to dentures and bridges. Dental implant techniques can replace one or several missing teeth. In some patients, an entire set of artificial teeth can be carried on dental implants. As shown in the illustration, a dental implant is the metal “root” that is inserted […]